Keeneland Magazine

NO4 2013

Keeneland, Investing in Racing's Future since 1936.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 71 of 91

PROFESSIONALPROFILE Head cashier (sales); admissions (racing) Herbert L. Petit born: 1928, Lexington, Ky. education: Lexington Latin High School; attended the University of Kentucky FaMiLY: wife, Lucille (pictured), four children Years in tHe business: The November 2013 breeding stock sale marked the beginning of my 39th year with Keeneland. Each horse sale we approach and pass the previous record is a notch for Keeneland as well as for those of us who worked that particular sale. career HigHLigHts: 42 years with First Security Bank, retiring as vice president of funds management Hobbies: Enjoyed basketball, baseball, softball, and bowling in younger years; now television and grandchildren WHat You enJoY about WorKing at KeeneLand: "Always the people — my coworkers, the great guests who come every year to enjoy our hospitality and love of the racing tradition." Photo by z 72 KEENELAND WINTER 2013

Articles in this issue

view archives of Keeneland Magazine - NO4 2013